ICURN Conference - Vancouver, Canada
                                   July 12-14, 2017




2017 CONFERENCE

The 2017 ICURN conference will be held in beautiful Vancouver, Canada - home to some of the

largest and most progressive credit unions in the world. This year's agenda will cover topics of

interest to regulators across the globe, such as:


  • Fintechs and new technology
  • Assessing liquidity risks
  • Corporate governance 
  • Guiding Principles for Effective Financial Cooperative Supervision




REGISTRATION

The registration fees for 2017 are the same as those from 2016.  For supervisors from G-20 countries the cost is US$995 and US$750 for supervisors from non-G20 countries.  Registration includes 2 and 1/2 days of the conference program, light breakfasts, lunches and the opening conference dinner. Guarantee your spot and Register Now. Registration closes June 30.


VENUE & HOTEL BOOKING

SOLD OUT: Please note that the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel is sold out and our block is full. Please make arrangements at a nearby hotel.

The conference will take place at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel located on the waterfront in downtown Vancouver.  The guest rooms feature floor to ceiling windows, 55” flat screen TVs and traditional welcoming origami cranes, a symbol of hospitality.  A special rate of CAN$245 per night for ICURN attendees has been guaranteed at the hotel.  Rate includes Wi Fi internet and is for a singe/double occupancy room with a king bed or two queen beds. .


If you need to cancel your hotel reservation please do so at least 72 hours prior to 4:00 pm of  the day you arrive or you will be charged a cancellation fee by the hotel. 


HOW TO GET THERE

From the Vancouver International Airport (YVR) attendees can catch the Canada Line train from the airport to downtown Vancouver. From the airport you will take the sky train Canada line, direction “Waterfront”. You need to ride the train to the last stop. (Waterfront station) From waterfront station you should walk 2 blocks up to Hastings Street, make a right and walk 4 blocks to our hotel. The walk will take you no longer than 10 minutes at a very easy pace. Taxis are also available at taxi stands located on Level 2 of the Domestic and International Arrivals Area at YVR.


GROUP DINNER
The opening conference dinner will be held on Wednesday, July 12. You are welcome to bring one guest to dinner. There will be a charge of US$75 per person for dinner guests. The location of the group dinner will be posted soon.


VISA TO ENTER CANADA
Obtaining a travel visa to enter Canada can be a lengthy process and we encourage you to apply as early as possible for your travel visa. Click here for details on the visa application process. To request a personalized invitation letter, please follow these steps:

  1. Register for the ICURN conference and submit payment
  2. Download and complete the Request for Letter of Invitation Form
  3. Email the completed form to Lili Tangwall at ltangwall@icurn.org


CANCELLATIONS
All cancellations must be received in writing by June 30, 2017, in order to receive a refund less a $100 administration fee. After June 30, 2017, your full registration fee will be forfeited. Substitutions are accepted at any time prior to the start of the program at no additional cost. It is recommended that substitutions are completed by June 30, 2017 to ensure conference credentials will be ready upon the start of the conference.


QUESTIONS?
Contact Lili Tangwall, Director of Membership, at ltangwall@icurn.org.